Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes in a recital of music by Beethoven, Brahms and Schoenberg.
Sara Mohr-Pietsch presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show.
With Sarah Walker. Including Sarah's Essential Choice: Respighi: Fountains of Rome.
5/5 Donald Macleod focuses on Delalande and Marais's varied interests in their final years.
4/8 Music from 2012's summer festivals, by Lutoslawski and Janacek.
4/4 John Shea presents the BBC SSO in Tchaikovsky, Bartok, Stravinsky and Rachmaninov.
Presented by Sean Rafferty. With the David Rees-Williams Trio and conductor Marc Minkowski
1/2 Francois-Xavier Roth conducts the BBC NOW and Chorus in Part 1 of Handel's Messiah.
Stephen Johnson explores one of the most popular seasonal oratorios, Handel's Messiah.
2/2 Francois-Xavier Roth conducts Parts 2 and 3 of Handel's oratorio Messiah.
Ian McMillan's guests include storyteller Daniel Morden and singer Simone Felice. (R)
5/5 Fiona Stafford on the common tree that for many has been much maligned as a nuisance.
Lopa Kothari with a tribute to Ravi Shankar, and a look back at WOMAD 2012.
With Nicola Hall. Including three rarely-heard Czech classical cello concertos.
Saturday 15 December 2012